Dundee to Inverness by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Dundee to Inverness by train
Fast trains from Dundee to Inverness take around 2 hours and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 137 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Dundee and Inverness.
1. Are there direct trains from Dundee to Inverness?
Journeys between Dundee and Inverness usually involve one change of train. We have found some direct departures on this route but these are less frequent than routes requiring a change.
We usually find around 38 departures on the route from Dundee to Inverness every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 35 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Dundee to Inverness?
The Dundee to Inverness train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Dundee to Inverness train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Inverness is usually scheduled to depart Dundee around 06:50 and the last train is around 23:49.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Dundee around 06:50, and the last at 00:46.
What's the Dundee to Inverness train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Dundee to Inverness are $18.61.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $18 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $29. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Dundee to Inverness train tickets?
Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance.
If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Dundee to Inverness by train.
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Which train companies operate between Dundee and Inverness?
More than one train company operates on the route from Dundee to Inverness, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- London North Eastern Railway
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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